|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Big Sandy is 1,263. Big Sandy, Texas is the 9,335th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Big Sandy was in 2010, when its population was 1,343. In 2010, Big Sandy was the 9,093rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,335th largest city in the US. Big Sandy is currently 6.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Big Sandy has shrunk 1.9% since the year 2000. Big Sandy, Texas's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9336||Clear Lake Shores||1,263||2.1%|
|9329||Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania||1,265||-6.5%|
|9331||Mountain Village, Colorado||1,265||27.6%|
|9335||Big Sandy, Texas||1,263||-1.9%|
|9336||Clear Lake Shores, Texas||1,263||2.1%|
|9338||Rock Port, Missouri||1,263||-9.5%|
|9341||East Hazel Crest, Illinois||1,262||-21.4%|
The total voting age population of Big Sandy, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,107. The voting age population is 34.3% male and 65.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.9% of the residents of Big Sandy are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Big Sandy are 72.6% White, 26.9% Black and 0.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Big Sandy, 17.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.3%. On a per-household basis, 13.6% of families are below the poverty line in Big Sandy.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.1% of Big Sandy residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.0% of Big Sandy residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Big Sandy residents aged 5 and older, 1.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Big Sandy is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Big Sandy, 9.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Big Sandy is $39,375.
In Big Sandy, 40.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 59.7% of housing units in Big Sandy.
Of all the housing units in Big Sandy, 7.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Big Sandy, 13.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Big Sandy is $700.
In Big Sandy, 75.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.